The Polar Express Poster

Release Date: November 10th, 2004

DVD Release Date: November 22nd, 2005

G|1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary
Tom Hanks and director Robert Zemeckis ("Forrest Gump"; "Cast Away") reunite for "Polar Express," an inspiring adventure based on the beloved children's book by Chris Van Allsburg. When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe.

Cast: Tom Hanks, Michael Jeter, Nona Gaye, Peter Scolari, Eddie Deezen, Charles Fleischer, Steven Tyler, Leslie Zemeckis

Director: Robert Zemeckis

Genres: Animated, Fantasy, Family

Production Co: Castle Rock Entertainment, Universal CGI, Playtone Productions, Imagemovers, Golden Mean, Warner Brothers

Distributors: Warner Bros. Pictures, Castle Rock

Keywords: Emotional, Creative, Friendship, Playful

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Nominated Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Nominated Sound Editing
Nominated Music (Original Song)
Nominated Sound Mixing